Supporting Institution:
Organizer:   CityU CS, HKACE         Co-organizer:   HKOI
Fully Supported By:     HKAGE
Supported by: Pui Ching Middle School, Wah Yan College Kowloon,
Yan Oi Ting Tin Ka Ping Sec. School

Hong Kong Secondary School Coding Challenge 2024

全港中學編程挑戰賽 2024

Details Schedule Prizes


Heat Event

  • Every school can nominate students to join the heat event (no quota limit).
  • Heat Event will take place online and students need to join the heat event in their own school and teachers from their own school will take care of the invigilation.

Final Event

  • The 8 participants with the highest marks will be selected (Ties will be broken according to the submission time).
  • All the selected students will be combined into a list ordered by marks in the Heat Event.
  • The students in the combined list will have the chance to enter the Final Event if their marks are higher than a threshold.
  • The threshold is set to be the lowest mark which promotes at most 100 students to the Final Event.

After June 21, 2024, please contact the ICT Teacher in Charge in your school for registration of the contest. Also please note that the deadline for registration is June 20, 2024.


Heat Event

Date: 06/07/2024 Time: 09:00 - 12:00 Venue: Participants' Home School

Final Event

Date: 13/07/2024 Contest: 14:00 - 17:30
Q&A For Solutions: 17:30 - 18:00
Award Ceremony: 18:00 - 18:30
Dinner: 18:30 ~
Venue: LI-G600 room, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building City University of Hong Kong, 83 Tat Chee Ave, Kowloon Tong


Final Event

To be announced



  • Top 10 finalists receive a Gold medal.
  • Finalists ranked 11 to 30 receive a Silver medal.
  • Finalists ranked 31 to 50 receive a Bronze medal.
  • All finalists will receive a participation certificate to recognize their efforts on HKSC2024.